Two electricity distribution companies’ system, Ikeja Electric Plc and Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) Plc collapsed today in Lagos.
The information was revealed via the company’s Twitter pages after the loss of power in most parts of the state.
“This is to inform you that we experienced a system collapse at 13:58hrs today and this affected all customers on the IE network.
“Please note that gradual restoration to other areas is currently ongoing. Thank you for your understanding,” said Ikeja Plc.
EKEDC also apologized to their customers for the inconvenience on their Twitter page.
“The partial system collapse on the National Grid has been resolved and most areas affected have been restored on minimal load.
“We continue to monitor the situation and will provide updates as they come.
“We once again apologise for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding,” EKEDC said.
The reasons for the system collapse remain unknown as at the time of this post.